Pelican Falls Centre Manager

Northern Nishnawbe Education Council
Sioux Lookout, ON

NNEC is not for profit educational organization.
Under the direction of the Sioux Lookout District
Chiefs, NNEC delivers secondary and post
secondary education programs and services for First
Nations people. NNEC operates Pelican Falls First Nations High
School and Centre, Dennis Franklin Cromarty High School, Wahsa
Distance Education Centre and has offices in Lac Seul (head office),
Sioux Lookout, Thunder Bay. NNEC welcome applications for the
following position:
Pelican Falls Centre Manager
Pelican Falls Centre is a School with residential facilities for approximately 180 students and staff on a 10 acre site. The PFC Manager is expected to demonstrate a leadership role with regard to promoting positive living and daily routines for the students. The PFC Manager must possess excellent administrative, supervisory, interpersonal and team building skills in order to manage the smooth operations of a diverse student centre. The PFC Manager is also responsible for recruiting, training, supervising, directing, evaluating the Centre’s new and existing staff. The PFC Manager will be required to assume the duties of House Parents in addition to his or her management responsibilities if required.
1. A post-secondary degree/diploma in social work, youth counselling or a related field AND two years counselling experience with First Nations youth
OR the equivalent of five years counselling experience.
2. Successful administrative and supervisory experience
3. Must be willing to obtain Class "E" Ontario Driver’s Licence
4. Certification in CPR and First Aid
5. A sensitivity to and understanding of First Nations culture, lifestyles and traditions, fluency in Oji-Cree, Ojibway or Cree preferred
LOCATION: Sioux Lookout, Ontario
SALARY: Hourly rate, will commensurate with education and experience.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted
NNEC requires Criminal Background and Vulnerable Person
Check from those offered positions.
Applications must be received by 4:00 pm, Friday, July 20, 2018. Fax
or email your resume and a brief cover letter to Human Resources;
Fax (807) 582-3865 email or mail to
Box 1419, Sioux Lookout, Ontario P8T 1B9. For further information
please contact Ron Angeconeb, Personnel Officer at (807) 582-3245.